Cohort profile: The Birmingham COPD Cohort Study. Adab P, Fitzmaurice D, Dickens A, Ayres J, Buni H, K.K. Cheng, Cooper B.G.,. Daley A, Enocson A, Greenfield S, Jolly K, Jowett S, Kalirai K, Marsh J, Miller M, Riley R, Siebert S, Stockley R, Turner A, Jordan R. IJE 2016
Parent and child perceptions of school-based obesity prevention in England: a qualitative study. Clarke J, Griffin TL, Lancashire E, Adab P*, Parry JM, Pallan M. BMC Public Health, 2015; 15: 1224. doi: 10.1186/s12889-015-2567-7
Diagnostic accuracy of screening tests for COPD: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Haroon S, Jordan R, Takwoingi Y, Adab P. BMJ Open 2015;5:e008133 doi:10.1136/bmjopen-2015-008133
Health allowance for improving the nutritional status and development of 3–5-year-old left-behind children in poor rural areas of China: study protocol for a cluster randomised trial. Lin Q, Adab P, Hemming K, Yang L, Qin H, Li M, Deng J, Shi J, Chen J. Trials 2015, 16:361 doi:10.1186/s13063-015-0897-5
Effectiveness of case finding strategies for COPD in primary care: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Haroon S, Jordan R, O'Beirne-Elliman J, Adab P. NPJ primary care respiratory medicine. 2015;25:15056. doi: 10.1038/npjpcrm.2015.56.
The role of grandparents in childhood obesity in China - evidence from a mixed methods study. Li B, Adab P, Cheng KK. Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act. 2015 Jun 30;12(1):91. doi:10.1186/s12966-015-0251-z.
A cluster-randomised controlled trial to assess the effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of a childhood obesity prevention programme delivered through schools, targeting 6-7 year old children: the WAVES study protocol. Adab P, Pallan MJ, Lancashire ER, Hemming K, Frew E, Griffin T, Barrett T, Bhopal R, Cade JE, Daley A, Deeks J, Duda J, Ekelund U, Gill P, McGee E, Parry J, Passmore S, Cheng KK. BMC Public Health. 2015 May 13;15:488. doi: 10.1186/s12889-015-1800-8.
Predicting risk of COPD in primary care: development and validation of a clinical risk score. Haroon S, Adab P, Riley RD, Marshall T, Lancashire R, Jordan RE. BMJ Open Respir Res. 2015 Mar 27;2(1):e000060. doi: 10.1136/bmjresp-2014-000060.
TargetCOPD: a pragmatic randomised controlled trial of targeted case finding for COPD versus routine practice in primary care: protocol. Jordan RE, Adab P, Jowett S, Marsh JL, Riley RD, Enocson A, Miller MR, Cooper BG, Turner AM, Ayres JG, Cheng KK, Jolly K, Stockley RA, Greenfield S, Siebert S, Daley A, Fitzmaurice DA. BMC Pulm Med. 2014 Oct 4;14:157. doi: 10.1186/1471-2466-14-157.
Process evaluation design in a cluster randomised controlled childhood obesity prevention trial: The WAVES study. TL Griffin, MJ Pallan, JL Clarke, ER Lancashire, A Lyon, JM Parry, Adab P. IJBNPA 2014, 11:112 doi:10.1186/s12966-014-0112-1
Preventing childhood obesity, phase II feasibility study focusing on South Asians: BEACHeS. Adab P, Pallan M, Cade J, Ekelund U, Barrett T, Daley A, Deeks J, Duda J, Gill P, Parry J, Bhopal R, Cheng KK. BMJ Open , vol 4, no. 4, e004579., 10.1136/bmjopen-2013-004579 2014.
Are school physical activity characteristics associated with weight status in primary school children? A multilevel cross-sectional analysis of routine surveillance data. M Pallan, Adab P, A Sitch, P Aveyard. Arch. Dis. Child. 2014; 99: 135 - 141.
Development of a childhood obesity prevention programme with a focus on UK South Asian communities M Pallan, J Parry, K K Cheng, Adab P. Preventive Medicine, 2013 DOI:10.1016/j.ypmed.2013.08.025
The views of stakeholders on the role of the primary school in preventing childhood obesity: a qualitative systematic review. J Clarke, B Fletcher, E Lancashire, M Pallan, Adab P. Obesity Reviews DOI:10.1111/obr.12058
Physical activity and blood pressure in primary school children: a longitudinal study. G Knowles, M Pallan, GN Thomas, U Ekelund, KK Cheng, T Barrett, Adab P. Hypertension. 2013;61(1):70-75
Cost-effectiveness of a community based physical activity programme for adults (Be Active) in the UK: an economic analysis. EJ Frew, M Bhatti, K Win, A Sitch, A Lyon, M Pallan, Adab P. Br. J. Sports Med., Feb 2014; 48: 207 - 212.
Contextual influences on the development of obesity in children: a case study of UK South Asian communities. Pallan MJ, Parry JM, Adab P. Preventive Medicine. 2012 Mar-Apr;54(3-4):205-11